Egypt Joins Group of Friends of Anti-Torture Agreement – Diplomat

Egypt’s Delegate to the United Nations in Geneva Ambassador Amr Ramadan said on Thursday that Egypt has joined the group of friends of the agreement on fighting torture.

In statements, he added that the group is an un-official international forum for boosting international efforts for ending the crime of torture and encouraging all world countries to join it.

Egypt, he said, was one of the first Arab, African, and Islamic countries that endorsed the anti-torture agreement.

Source : Egypt State Information Service